Arnold Olsen discusses growing up in Butte, Montana and the effects his upbringing had on his political beliefs. He describes his involvement in World War II, where he was stationed in the Pacific. Olsen also discusses running for Montana Attorney General and for United States Congress, before detailing contributions he has made to the State of Montana during his career as a State District Judge in the Second Judicial District.
Second Judicial District; United States politics; Montana politics; Twentieth century politics
Montana Politics and Politicians Oral History Collection, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound cassette (01:30:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (8 p.: 28 cm.)
Olsen, Arnold, "Arnold Olsen Interview, June 22, 1980" (1980). Montana Politics and Politicians Oral History Collection. 5.